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Jadestone in arbitration against Total

Jadestone Energy has started arbitration against Total related to a breach of a farm out agreement for an asset ...

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Nido spuds Galoc well

Nido Petroleum has started drilling operations at the Galoc-7 appraisal well offshore The Philippines. The company ...

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Nido Petroleum set to start drilling in the Philippines

Nido Petroleum set to start drilling in the Philippines

Odfjell Drilling’s “Deepsea Metro I” has started mobilization from Malaysia to its offshore ...

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Red Emperor awaits Palawan block interest transfer

Natural resources exploration company Red Emperor Resources is still waiting for a transfer of Otto Energy’s ...

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Deepsea Metro I drillship hired for drilling off Philippines

Odfjell Drilling has secured a one-well contract for the ultra-deepwater drillship, Deepsea Metro I. The drillship ...

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Austal delivers crew transfer vessel to Swire

Australian shipbuilder Austal has delivered its second high-speed crew transfer vessel this year, to Swire Pacific ...

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Otto eyes two-year moratorium off Palawan

Maersk Venturer

Otto Energy has asked for a two-year moratorium over its Service Contract 55 (SC 55), offshore Palawan Basin in the ...

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Shell: Gas production starts from new Malampaya platform

Gas production has started from the new platform at the Malampaya field offshore Palawan in the Philippines. ...

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Red Emperor gains nod for Hawkeye farm-in (Philippines)

Red Emperor Resources NL has today received formal notification from the Department of Energy of the Republic of ...

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'Safe Astoria' remains with Shell in the Philippines

Shell has extended a contract for a Prosafe-owned offshore accommodation rig in the Philippines. According to the ...

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Maritime dispute halts drilling at SC72 (The Philippines)

Forum Energy, a UK-based oil and gas exploration and production company, has declared a force majeure on Service ...

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Otto farms out stake in SC55. Hires Maersk drillship

Otto Energy Ltd has signed a farm-out agreement for a 15 % interest in the SC55 block, offshore the Philippines, ...

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Otto approves Galoc sale

Otto Energy’s board of directors has approved the sale of the oil company’s stake in the Galoc ...

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PNOC wants a piece of SC55 (The Philippines)

PNOC Exploration Company (PNOC-EC), the upstream oil, gas and coal subsidiary of the state-owned Philippine ...

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Nido beats Risco to Galoc (The Philippines)

Otto Energy has executed a deal with Nido Petroleum to sell Galoc Production Company (GPC),  the holder of Otto’s ...

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Philippines: Mialara 2D seismic survey complete

Searcher Seismic in cooperation with the Philippines Department of Energy, and in conjunction with SeaBird ...

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Wessex Exploration in HALO buy

Wessex Exploration PLC, the hydrocarbon exploration company, has announced the successful acquisition of Hague and ...

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Searcher Seismic starts seismic shoot in Mialara ...

Searcher Seismic in cooperation with the Philippines Department of Energy, and in conjunction with SeaBird ...

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Searcher Seismic starts 2D survey in West Luzon Basin ...

Searcher Seismic has announced the proposed acquisition of the Pinatubo multi-client 2D seismic survey. Searcher ...

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Nido updates on Baragatan-1A (Philippines)

Nido Petroleum Limited on behalf of SC 63 Joint Venture partners PNOC-EC and Dragon Oil (Philippines SC 63) has ...

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Nido: Re-Spud of Baragatan well needed (Philippines)

Nido Petroleum Limited has, on behalf of SC 63 Joint Venture partners PNOC-EC and Dragon Oil (SC 63 Philippines) ...

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